Architectural wonders around the world

So here’s my swing at making calculations of surface area and volumes more interesting. This is by far one of the more dreadful topics. Punching numbers on a calculator after plugging them into formulas is arithmetic and isn’t really what Mathematics is about. Bringing manipulatives like toilet rolls, cookie boxes and balls also seems too superficial. Instead, … More Architectural wonders around the world

Assessments

Here it is. The final submission for the EdTechTeam Online module. Can’t help feeling a wave of relief to finally complete the course, but a great feeling of satisfaction too knowing that these 12 weeks have distilled my thoughts more clearly. Feeling much more confident now in working with EdTech, and a stronger feeling of … More Assessments

Trigonometry hack – finding angles in the 4 quadrants

Infographic poster to help Middle / High School students better visualise the 4 quadrants when solving trigonometry equations. Learning Challenge Students are aware of the expressions for the 4 quadrants, but are unsure what to do when solving the equation. They either find: the angles in all 4 quadrants the angles in Quadrant 1 only … More Trigonometry hack – finding angles in the 4 quadrants

Unit 3.2: My initial thoughts on Flipped Learning

 Over the past few years, I have heard the term “Flipped Learning” being bandied around. And to be honest, it does sound inspirational. Armed with videos and other media files, students go home to review the material ahead of time. They come back the next lesson to discuss what they have learnt, and the teacher … More Unit 3.2: My initial thoughts on Flipped Learning